This is a Dhamma Talk given at the Vivekavana Buddhist Society on September 18th to celebrate the First Annual International Bhikkhuni Day, which was held the day before. The talk discusses the original intentions behind the organisation of the Buddhist community, how that has changed over time, and the benefits there would be in returning to the Buddha’s original intentions. Along the way the talk takes into consideration the original organisation of the Sanghas, their relationships... Topic: Bhikkhunis, History, Sangha, Women
A talk given by Satyadaya as part of Triratna Night at Manchester Buddhist Centre, on lifestyle as practice in the context of working, living and visiting Buddhafield retreats. Topics: Triratna, Buddhist, Buddhafield, Community, Sangha
Christopher explores worldly and spiritual experiences including enquiry into love, non-self, emptiness and liberation. His talks are practical and insightful, serious and at times, humorous. CHRISTOPHER TITMUSS , a senior teacher in the West and former Buddhist monk, offers Dharma teachings addressing daily life including mindfulness, meditation, communication and wise action. Social critic, poet and author of numerous books, he lives in Totnes, Devon, England www.christophertitmuss.net Topics: enquiry, dharma, buddha, sangha, love, liberation
2016 March Glenbarr Retreat, talks by Anna Markey: 1 Back to basics 2 You just cant go wrong 3 Mindfulness, conc and other mind states 4 How to get rid of things Topics: Buddhism, coast and city sangha, Anna Markey
Sue McKenna, a mitra training for ordination, gives a personal account of some pivotal points in her spiritual life. Talk given at Manchester Buddhist Centre Topics: Sue, McKenna, Spiritual, Death, Rebirth, Sangha, Talk
Drawing on the Buddha's wisdom, Christopher Titmuss explores worldly and spiritual experiences including enquiry love, non-self, emptiness and liberation. His talks are practical and insightful, serious and at times, humorous. A senior teacher in the West, Christopher offers Dharma teachings addressing daily life including mindfulness, meditation, communication and wise action. Social critic, poet, retreat leader and author of numerous books, he lives in Totnes, Devon, England.... Topics: buddha, dharma, sangha, teacher, friend, truth, teaching
A talk about the Sangha Jewel and its place in the spiritual life, given at the Manchester Buddhist Centre on Triratna Night, 14 December 2015. Maitreyi says, "I had something of an epiphany on first hearing the term ‘Sanghakaya’ in a talk by Subhuti in India. It seemed to give expression to a whole direction and momentum of my life and practice, while simultaneously both deepening and opening out the mystery of the enlightened mind, expanding beyond any sense of individual... Topics: Maitreyi, Triratna, Buddhism, Dharma, Talks, Manchester, Sangha
Dogen Sangha Finlandin opetuspuhe, lauantai 16.01.2010, Zazenkai (yhden paivan retriitti), Helsinki. Zazenkain toinen Opetuspuhe. Puheen piti Markus Laitinen (Banzan Taido), buddhalainen zen-munkki, Dogen Sangha Finlandin perustaja/ohjaaja/johtaja. Aihe: Missikisojen katselukin on buddhalaista harjoittamista - kyse on vain takertumisesta. Kesto 16:47. Yhteystiedot: http://www.dogensanghafinland.org Topics: zen, zazen, soto, dogen sangha, dogen sangha finland, markus laitinen, peter rocca, buddhism,...